Sofia, Bulgaria

Sofia is a very large place in the region of Sofia-Capital in Bulgaria with a population of approximately 1,152,556 people and is one of the largest places in Bulgaria. Sofia is also the capital of Bulgaria. Find all facts and information about Sofia.

Facts and figures on Sofia at a glance

Name: Sofia (Sofia)
Status: Very large place and capital of Bulgaria
Population: 1,152,556 people
Region name (Level 2): Stolichna Obshtina
Region name (Level 1): Sofia-Capital
Country: Bulgaria
Continent: Europe

Sofia is located in the region of Sofia-Capital and is also the regional capital of this region.

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Facts and figures about Sofia
Sofia SofiaVery large place / Capital of Bulgaria1,152,556 peopleSofia-Capital Sofia-Grad

Map of Sofia

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Information on Sofia

Information on Sofia
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Sofia SofiaStolichna Obshtina Stolichna ObshtinaSofia-Capital Sofia-GradBulgariaEurope

Time in Sofia

Time in Sofia
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 19 Apr 2024 - 9:01pm (21:01h)In effect (+1 hour)Fri, 19 Apr 2024 - 8:01pm (20:01h)GMT UTC +3.0Europe/Sofia

Geographic coordinates of Sofia

Latitude & Longitude of Sofia
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map42°41'51.0"N (42.6975100°)23°19'26.9"E (23.3241500°)

Distances from Sofia

Distances from Sofia
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,735 km north of the equator1,905 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Sofia

Places around Sofia

8 places found within 5 km around Sofia. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Sofia
(former) Roman Catholic Diocese of Sofia (former) Roman Catholic Diocese of Sofia-0.4 km 0.2 mishow
Krasno Selo Krasno Selo-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
Nadezhda Nadezhda-2.2 km 1.4 mishow
Malashevtsi Malashevtsi-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Moderno Predgradie Moderno Predgradie-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Benkovski Benkovski-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Birimirtsi Birimirtsi-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Orlandovtsi Orlandovtsi-4.1 km 2.5 mishow

Airports around Sofia

1 airport found within 15 km around Sofia. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Sofia
Sofia Airport Sofia AirportLBSF, SOF6.7 km 4.2 mishow

External sources of information on Sofia

Sofia on Wikipedia